Entries by Adam Weinger

4aGoodCause / Double the Donation Matching Gift Integration

4aGoodCause and Double the Donation have teamed up to help your online donors acquire matching gifts from their employers. How it Works 4aGoodCause clients can integrate Double the Donation’s search tool directly on the thank you pages of their fundraising campaigns. Donors can then lookup company specific matching gift information right after donating. After the donor […]

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Volunteer Grants

Did you know that one volunteer hour equates to about $23 for your organization? Of course, this may vary by state or location, but volunteer hours have a significant impact on the nonprofits they serve. Did you also know that those volunteer hours can have a large financial benefit to your organization if they come […]

How to Measure Your Company’s Social Impact

Which statement has more impact? “We donated $300 to a charity who feeds the hungry.” “We fed a single mother’s family of four children for a week.” Data and numbers have more meaning when they tell a story. But with hundreds or thousands of employees at your company, it becomes infinitely more difficult to pinpoint […]

How to Use Crowdfunding to Engage the “Middle” Segment of Donors

Do Matching Gifts Inspire Employee Giving?

Are employees more motivated to donate to nonprofits if their employer is willing to match their gift? Thousands of companies across the United States offer this incentive to employees through “matching gift programs.” In fact, two-thirds of employers surveyed in America’s Charities’ 2015 Snapshot Report indicate they match employee payroll contributions. That’s a 62% increase […]

Boost Membership Engagement in 7 Steps

If you want to grow and maintain your membership program, you’ll likely spend a large chunk of your time planning and executing some sort of membership engagement plan. Unfortunately, because “membership engagement” is such a broad concept, it’s tough to get your strategy right on the first try (or even after many tries!). Lucky for […]

Fundraising Then and Now

Over the years, fundraising has improved dramatically by embracing technology improvements in every aspect of the fundraising process. More and more nonprofits and individual fundraisers are taking advantage of the amazing tools and strategies now available to them, but there is still much room to grow. In order to highlight the improvements that have been […]

7 Exceptional Capital Campaign Consulting Firms

Matching Gift Software Vendors

Managing your match gift efforts can be a challenge given the complexity of typical programs. Thankfully there are software solutions from a range of vendors for both nonprofits and corporations. We’ve compiled a list of the top options. Jump to the section on software options for nonprofits Jump to the section on matching gift software […]

How to Pick a Fundraising Consultant for Your Annual Fund

If you’re looking for ways to amp up your annual fund, then you should consider hiring a nonprofit consultant. Fundraising consultants are professional advisers that can offer your nonprofit effective solutions to improve your annual fund. Since there are so many different nonprofit consulting firms out there, the search may seem like a daunting task. […]